This Day in History: 1997-03-26

The Toodyay Historical Society reported at its monthly meeting that it had received a grant of $57,800 from the Lotteries Commission of WA for the restoration of Donegan’s Cottage, in the Toodyay Showgrounds. Local builder Les Harders won the contract for the restoration in August.

Toodyay Historical Society minutes, 26 Mar. 1997.
Toodyay herald, April 1997, p.24.
Beth Frayne, Robyn Taylor & Lee Francis. The Toodyay Society (Incorporated) & The Toodyay Historical Society (Incorporated) 40th Anniversary history, 1980-2020.  THS, 2020, p. 7, 51.